You can tailor your module choice to graduate with either a BA or BSc. This course covers microeconomics, macroeconomics, mathematics and statistics and builds competencies in a wide range of techniques and skills sought after by employers. You can apply to spend part of your second year at the University’s campuses in China and Malaysia or in locations such as Australia, Canada and Japan. The School of Economics is a recognised global leader in its field. It is situated on the beautiful University Park Campus in the Sir Clive Granger Building, which is named after the 2003 Nobel Prize winner for economic science, who spent more than 20 years studying and working at the University.
Your first year will focus on economic theory and maths/statistics, and explore current economic questions of cultural, political and social importance. Our Writing Economics module ensures that your transition from school/college is smooth, and our careers module includes guidance on preparing your CV, interview techniques and applying for internships. In your second year, you will develop your analytical skills and knowledge of the core and sub-disciplines of economics and quantitative methods. In your final year, you will build on the topics covered in previous years, selecting modules from a wide range of specialist options that reflect our academics' research expertise. Under the guidance of your tutor, you will also complete a dissertation and gain experience of the research process.
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Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for International at £15,570
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